These dog fence ground stakes are used to fasten the bottom of a fence to the
ground. For dogs, we suggest one ground stake every 3 feet or less. The standard
installation method would be where you use 6" of fencing overlapped onto the
ground, then use these bottom ground stakes to pin that overlapped fencing to
This prevents dogs from using their noses to push up under the fence. It also
adds a dig deterrent; for even more dig protection, overlap 12" or more of
fencing on the ground.